Bom-Wrapper

Bodwid Literski

Bodwid J. "Buzz" Literski

Thursday, October 15th, 1953 - Monday, January 6th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Bodwid Literski, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Bodwid Literski

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

WATERFORD Bodwid “Buzz” Literski, 66, of Broad St. passed away suddenly Monday January 6, 2019 at Samaritan Hospital. Born in Milwaukee, WI he was the son of the late Bodwid and Bernice Kowalewski Literski. He was a graduate of Dominican High School in White Fish Bay, WI and attended Lakeland University in Plymouth, WI.

Buzz has been employed for the past 35 years by Met Life Insurance Co. He and his wife Laurie operated the Monument Square Café in Troy from 2000 – 2006. He was a sports enthusiast and an avid Green Bay Packers fan. He was a “Movie Buff”, an animal lover, and enjoyed cooking for and entertaining his family and friends, picnicking at Lock 2, going to the Saratoga Race Track and especially enjoyed the trips he took to Ireland.

Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Laurie Watzka Literski, his siblings Brian Literski (Gerry) of West Bend, WI and Mary Literski (Mark Modrinski) of Portland, OR. Also surviving is his nephew Nicholas Literski of Boise, Idaho as well as several other nieces and nephews and his canine companion, Bailey.

Funeral services will be Friday at 9 am from the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St. (Rte.32), Waterford and at 9:30 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Waterford. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waterford.

Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home on Thursday from 4-7 pm.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society, 3 Oakland Ave., Menands, NY 12204.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 9th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, January 9th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home
    Address
    133 Broad Street (Rte. 32)
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, January 10th, 2020 | 9:30am
    When
    Friday, January 10th, 2020 9:30am
    Location
    Saint Mary of the Assumption Church
    Address
    119 Broad Street
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Saint Mary's Cemetery
    Address
    Middletown Road
    WATERFORD, NY 12188
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Affiliations

  • Crucifix
  • Greenbay Packers Football Team

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Bodwid here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Bodwid
0 trees have been planted in memory of Bodwid J. "Buzz" Literski
JB

James W. Bell

Posted at 11:44pm
Laurie and family of Buzz
Please accept my deepest sympathy on the sudden passing of Buzz. I too worked with Buzz at MetLife and remember him from the time that I worked there.
Sincerely
James W. Bell
JC

John Cardazzi

Posted at 08:14am
To Laurie and the family of Buzz,
My deepest sympathy to you, on the sudden death of Buzz.

I worked with Buzz at MetLife and remember him as competent, personable and friendly to everyone.
Very Sincerely
AM

Alma Murphy

Posted at 10:08am
Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
Flower Image

Alma Murphy purchased flowers for the family of Bodwid Literski.

MB

Michelle Beal

Posted at 09:27am
Buzz was well loved and will be truly missed. He won't be forgotten. Sending thoughts of peace, courage and comfort to your family.
Flower Image

Michelle Beal purchased the Sweet Tranquility Basket for the family of Bodwid Literski.

EF

Erin Grider and Family

Posted at 07:21am
Laurie- I am so glad that I got to know Buzz. He was always a joy to be around and to work with. My prayers are with you.
Flower Image

Erin Grider and Family purchased flowers for the family of Bodwid Literski.

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Video Album

Share by: